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Puente Silva

Photos 

Appears in "Chronicle of the American War in Puerto Rico" by Angel Rivero Mendez. Published in 1922.

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #356394

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over Rio Guanajibo on PR 114
Location
Hormigueros, Puerto Rico, and Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1897; bypassed by new bridge in 1989
Builder
- Jose Maria Sainz y Ramirez of Spain (Design)
Design
Pratt pony truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 19, 1995
Approximate latitude, longitude
+18.13928, -67.14577   (decimal degrees)
18°08'21" N, 67°08'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/696167/2006583 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mayaguez
Inventory numbers
NRHP 95000834 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PR 71 (Puerto Rico bridge number)
BH 47951 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2017: Updated by Luke: Designer + image
  • June 26, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • February 2, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Luke